Entries Tagged as 'Other International Cities'

The Birds

May 4th, 2014 · 7 Comments

Lots of stuffed birds in an Amsterdam, The Netherlands home.

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And more birds!

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Tags: Staging · Taxidermy · Other International Cities

Before & After Home Staging In Amsterdam

April 19th, 2014 · 2 Comments

Watch how an Amsterdam, The Netherlands home is transformed from cluttered and confusing to neater and nice.

Before Office.

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After Office.  You can actually see the windows now.

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Before Dining & Living Room.

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After Dining & Living Room.  Wow!  They have a fireplace.

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Before Living Room.

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After Living Room.  Better photography too shows off the width of the room and the nice flooring.

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Before Kitchen.

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After Kitchen.  Amazing transformation.

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Tags: Staging · Living Room · Kitchen · Clutter · Office/Den · Before & After · Other International Cities

Four Cluttered Bedrooms

April 6th, 2014 · 2 Comments

Cluttered bedroom in Charleston, South Carolina.

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Cluttered bedroom in Houma, Louisiana.

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Cluttered bedroom in Syracuse, New York.

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Cluttered bedroom in Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

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Tags: Staging · Bedroom · Clutter · Other US Cities · Other International Cities

Pool Party

January 31st, 2014 · 4 Comments

With all the freezing weather around the country, no one’s thinking about swimming.  These four sellers weren’t thinking about their pools either.

Neglected.

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Safety hazard.

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Dirty.

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Swimming pool at an Amsterdam, The Netherlands home.  Note that the plastic liner has come off the right side.

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Tags: Pool & Spa · Phoenix Homes · Back Yard · Dirt, Dust, & Filth · Fixer-Upper · Other International Cities

Chaos In the Kitchen

January 25th, 2014 · 7 Comments

Clutter in a Phoenix kitchen.

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Clutter in a Peoria, Arizona kitchen.  Plus a flyswatter and a bingo game card.

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Clutter in Jean’s kitchen in Marshfield, Missouri.  And a sphygmomanometer.

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Chaos in an unfinished IKEA Amsterdam, The Netherlands kitchen.

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Tags: Staging · Kitchen · Clutter · Phoenix Homes · Peoria, AZ Homes · Other US Cities · Other International Cities

Dutch Mold?

December 22nd, 2013 · 3 Comments

They removed wallpaper and discovered mold?  [Amsterdam, The Netherlands]

mold mildew behind removed wallpaper walls cluttered messy family room Dutch Netherlands home house for sale

Maybe they’ll remove the clutter next?

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Tags: Staging · Clutter · Mold & Mildew · Other International Cities

Nether Tidy Nor Uncluttered

November 10th, 2013 · No Comments

This home in The Netherlands could use a lot of help with its clutter.

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They obviously haven’t checked out UglyHousePhotos.com for tips on home staging.

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This is the attic.

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Lots of stuff & bags in the attic.

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Tags: Staging · Kitchen · Clutter · Other International Cities · Attic

Dutch Clutter

September 22nd, 2013 · 6 Comments

Cluttered Amsterdam home.

This is the kitchen, right?

kitchen cluttered messy disorganized hoarding papers poor bad home staging Amsterdam Netherlands Dutch house for sale

Huh?

bedroom cluttered messy disorganized hoarding papers poor bad home staging Amsterdam Netherlands Dutch house for sale

No closets in this home?

bedroom cluttered messy disorganized hoarding papers poor bad home staging Amsterdam Netherlands Dutch house for sale

“I’ve got that form here somewhere.”

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Tags: Staging · Living Room · Kitchen · Bedroom · Clutter · Other International Cities

Protecting the Innocent

July 29th, 2013 · 1 Comment

People just like to be in real estate photos for some reason.  This blog has a policy of blocking out faces to protect the innocent (or guilty).

This kid’s really digging for nuggets!  Next time, please don’t pick your nose when the photographer is around.  Thank you.  [Superior, Wisconsin]

kid child boy in real estate promotional photo picture picking his nose Superior Wisconsin home house for sale

He is standing akimbo, not sure where to start with home staging.  The dining table, the end table, the sofa, the hutch, the foyer?  It’s staging paralysis.

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Not sure what to do with that round seating bench.

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This couple from the Netherlands is too tired to get up.

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“Hold on.  I’m going to move my kid’s car out of the way.”

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“Wait a minute please while I wash my hands.  Then I’ll fix that window curtain that looks like a bat, then get some touch-up paint, and then call the carpet cleaners.”

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Tags: Phoenix Homes · Other US Cities · Other International Cities · People In Photos

Decades of Decay Damage Dutch Dwellings

May 5th, 2013 · 11 Comments

Urban scenery is the focus of Dutch photographer Niki Feijen’s work.  Her collection of photos of abandoned homes, farms, and buildings in The Netherlands is fascinating.
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Look what time has done.

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The roof collapsed in this home.

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A snapshot in time.

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Many homes were simply abandoned with furniture and belongings still in place.

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Time removed most of the wallpaper.

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Mold & mildew on the ceiling.

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Wild wallpaper.

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Tags: Wallpaper · Dirt, Dust, & Filth · Mold & Mildew · Fixer-Upper · Water Damage · Drywall Damage · Other International Cities